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Postdoctoral Scholar

Application Window

Open July 1st, 2020 through Wednesday, Jun 30, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

Position description

UCLA Center for Heterogeneous Integration and Performance Scaling (CHIPS) seeks a full-time postdoctoral scholar with experience in flexible electronics area to work on a fan-out wafer-level packaging based platform, namely FlexTrateTM ( The successful candidate will be a hands-on engineer, and will be required to undertake BEOL fabrication and characterization in cleanroom environment. Candidates should have 3 or more years of experience in a cleanroom environment processing and good knowledge of photolithography, thin film deposition and etching, and electroplating. Candidates should preferably have experience in flip-chip bonding. This individual will also report on the findings, communicate within CHIPS consortium members.

Preferred background includes but not limited to Applied Physics, Material Science or Electrical Engineering.

● Knowledge of semiconductor technology and processing
● Three or more years of cleanroom processing experience
● The ability to function effectively in a team environment
● Excellent and effective written and verbal communication skills
● Experienced with new process design, development, and troubleshooting
● Able to carry out these tasks independently.

● Professional demeanor at all times, devoting work hours to job

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy.

All applications should be submitted via our online submission web site at

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement on Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion - An EDI Statement describes a faculty candidate’s past, present, and future (planned) contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion. To learn more about how UCLA thinks about contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion, please review our Sample Guidance for Candidates and related EDI Statement FAQ document.

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 2-5 letters of reference required

Job location

Los Angeles, Ca